Gold Medal - Annual Photo Contest

28th March 2016
A further success for my image 'Hello Cheeky' which was awarded the Gold Medal in the Temperate Waters category of the 2015/16 underwater photography contest.
The image features a boisterous atlantic grey seal, photographed at Lundy Island, UK during Summer 2015. An image I captured of the Gosei Maru wreck at Truk Lagoon - Micronesia was also awarded 'Runner Up'in the Wide Angle-Wrecks category.
The competition attracted over 6,000 entries and the winning images can be viewed from the link below.

'Hello Cheeky' featured strongly in the media coverage, which can be viewed from the links below:

Huffington Post:

Daily Mail:

Daily Mirror:

BBC Newsround:


Daily Telegraph:

Viral 24: